Ansty Cricket Club
More than just a club
Ansty Cricket Club has a variety of men’s teams to suit all abilities and motivations playing in a variety of leagues and competitions. Details of our teams, their captains and how to get in touch are outlined below.
Our 1st XI play in the Third Division (West) of the Sussex Cricket League. Their immediate goal is to secure promotion to the Second Division in advance regaining promotion to the Sussex Premier League.
Captain: Jake Wilson (Director of Cricket) will lead the side for a second season having captained in 2021. Jake is currently coaching with Sutherland CC in Sydney Grade Cricket and will return to Ansty in early April for his fourth season to lead the 2022 campaign.
Ansty’s 2nd XI play in the Division 6 (Central) of the Sussex Cricket League having been relegated in 2021. Having secured promotion back in 2018 their ambition is to secure an early return to Division 5 (Central).
Captain: Club Captain Will Dorkings will once again lead the 2nd XI.
Our 3rd XI competes in Division 9 (Central) of the Sussex Cricket League. Having achieved promotion in 2019 the team finished mid-table in 2021.
Captain: Following his successful tenure as 3rd XI skipper Rory Beard has stood down from the position for 2022. The Club will announce his replacement soon.
In 2022 the 4th XI will play in Division 11 (Central) of the Sussex Cricket League. Having been relegated in 2021 the 4ths are looking to secure promotion back into the higher division at the first opportunity..
Captain: Simon Martin has been the long standing captain.
The Sussex Slam is a T20 league played by more than 100 teams across the county. Initially the groups are organised regionally before moving on to a knock out phase.
1st XI players are exempt, and most sides have a mixture of seniors and juniors. Ansty made its debut in the 2021 season.